Spring 2017 Events

Curtain being pulled

Sunday, February 19

Artist Reveal

Keep an eye on GreenFest's social media as the performers for the concert will be revealed!

Hiking Shoes

Sunday, February 26

Cowles Mountain Hike

Cowles Mountain, 4pm

Sign Up for Cowles Mountain Hike

Come take an evening hike and enjoy gorgeous views of San Diego!

Chef holding giant pan

Monday, February 27

Meatless Monday & Trivia Night

Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, 6pm-8pm

We are highlighting the benefits of a meatless diet and giving students the chance to taste a variety of meatless samples. Enjoy your snacks while playing a game of sustaintable trivia.

E3 Business Fair

Tuesday, February 28

e3 Business Fair

Montezuma Hall, 10am-2pm

E3 Business Fair brings local businesses to SDSU that have environmentally friendly business standards. Students have the opportunity to learn about careers in the sustainability field and look for internships.

Chalk Drawing

Tuesday, February 28


Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre Walkway, Noon-2pm

Student Team Competition: Chalking. Teams will compete by drawing the best GreenFest themed chalk square.

Speaker with a crowd of people

Tuesday, February 28

Sustainable PitchFest by ZIP Launchpad

Montezuma Hall, 1-2pm

Prepare a 1 minute pitch that goes over the problem you are solving, your solution, and how you will differentiate. Come practice pitching to a panel of three judges and other students! Get great feedback and win prizes! Prizes range as follows: first place $75 Amazon gift card, second place $50 Amazon gift card, third place $25, and an additional $25 Amazon gift card for the audiences favorite pitch.

Earth with roots

Tuesday, February 28

Sustain Your Roots

Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, 7pm-9pm

Sustain Your Roots is a tradition showcasing how different regions of the world celebrate Earth Day. Come taste the different flavors of the regions and add a note to our live Giant Sequoia wishing trees.

Lunch bag Speaker

Wednesday, March 1

Green Lunch Bag Series

Union Theater, Noon-2pm

GreenLove will be hosting a Lunch Bag Series titled "Our National Parks: Preserving Nature's Gifts". Guest speakers include Andrea Compton, the Superintendent of Cabrillo National Monument, and Diana G. Richardson, an Environmentalist and National Park Service Advocate

Guys cheering

Wednesday, March 1

GreenIt to Win It

Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, 3pm-5pm

Student Team Competition: Play timed, fast-paced games against other teams to earn points.


Wednesday, March 1

Senior Night - Men's Basketball Game

Viejas Arena, 7pm

GreenFest will be tabling at this season's last home game. SDSU Athletics will be highlighting how they are sustainable as well.


Thursday, March 2

Bike Rally

Cuicacalli/the Garden dining hall, 9am

Do you ride? Pedal on over and join peer bicyclists, skateboarders, other personal-wheeled riders, and walkers in a rally to kick off bike brunch! Participants will get tickets for the bike brunch raffle!

Bike Brunch

Thursday, March 2

Bike Brunch

South Campanile Walkway, 9:30am-1:30pm

If you bike, skateboard, scooter, walk, or use any other type of environmentally friendly mode of transportation, this event is for you! Enjoy a light brunch on Greenfest, including coffee, bagels, and fruit and enter for a chance to win bike-friendly accessories.

Farmers Market

Thursday, March 2

Farmers Market

North Library Walkway, 10am-3pm

e3, GreenFest and Green Love will be tabling at the Farmer's Market.

Sunset Yoga

Thursday, March 2

Sunset Yoga

ENS 700, 5pm-6pm

Join GreenFest for a relaxing sunset yoga practice. Take a moment for yourself, relax your mind and stretch.

Girl wearing chip bags

Thursday, March 2

Enviro-Fashion Show & Music Video Awards

Montezuma Hall, 7pm-9pm

Student Team Competition: Student Teams will be competing by showing off their enviromentally friendly fashion designs. Come cheer on your favorite team or design.

Carnival Ride

Friday, March 3


ENS 700, 4pm-7pm

As the kick off to the GreenFest Concert, this year's festival will highlight solar powered activities by Global Inheritance. Come partake in the festivities and learn about sustainable practices at SDSU. Beer Garden available for 21+.

GreenFest Concert

Friday, March 3


Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theater, 7pm

This year's concert will be bigger and better than ever! The Battle of the Bands winner, Wet Lettuce, will kick off the concert, followed by Rob $tone and YG! Check out our concert tab for more information!

Good Neighbor Clean Up

Saturday, March 4

Good Neighbor Clean Up

Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, 9am-Noon

Be a good neighbor and join GreenFest in cleaning up our community.

Girls Gone Sustainable

Wednesday, April 19

Sustainability Org Fair

Lee & Frank Goldberg Courtyard, Conrad Prebys Aztec Student Union, Noon-2pm

Student Orgs will be tabling before the Keynote speaker. Learn about ways to get involved in sustainable student organizations.

Mustafa Ali

Wednesday, April 19

GreenLove Keynote Speaker

Montezuma Hall, 4pm-7pm

This year, we're thrilled to have Mustafa Ali as our 2017 GreenFest Keynote Speaker! Mustafa recently joined the Hip Hop Caucus as the Senior VP of Climate, Environmental Justice and Community Revitalization after working for the EPA for 24 years, where he tackled problems that communities faced as a result of environmental (in)justice in the United States. Mustafa will be presenting on the intersections of environmentalism and social justice, focusing on the challenges we face trying to protect our most vulnerable communities amidst the current climate crisis.